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Lessons from the Data Breach at Heartland

Posted in PCI by ebs4pos on July 11, 2009

Heartland, the fifth-biggest payments processor in the U.S., had suffered what within days would be called the largest-ever criminal breach of card data. Security experts estimate that as many as 100 million cards issued by more than 650 financial services companies may have been compromised. Heartland faces class actions and inquiries by federal regulators over the matter.

via Lessons from the Data Breach at Heartland – BusinessWeek.

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